Pawel’s 22lb Mirror Kingswood Lake

Well done to Pawel, who recently enjoyed catching a cracking haul of carp well into double figures at Kingswood lake! The haul included this absolutely stunning 22lb mirror (pictured left) which is probably one of the Simo’s stocked at 4-5lb back in 2010, clearly since then its done some growing and will hopefully continue to.. read more →

Sam Catell 24lb 2oz Leacroft ‘Robs Fish’

After breaking his PB last month with common of 23lb, Sams at it again with this recent capture of ‘Robs fish’ at a cracking 24lb 2oz and yet again a new PB for Sam! Whilst this was great news for Sam, his dad Shaun wasn’t quite as happy after sitting by motionless rods for 9.. read more →

Carl Burgess New PB 35lb 4oz April 2018

Well done to Carl Burgess who recently broke his PB with the capture of this stunning common at its biggest weight of 35lb 4oz! To say Carl was happy was an understatement, so on this occasion we can forgive him for some of the language used in this video! Well done Carl, cracking carp! read more →

29lb 8oz – Leacroft Common Carl Burgess!!

Firstly we need to say a massive congratulations to our Reggae singing, mix master DJ that is Carl Burgess…or as most people know him Carl from Cannock Angling!!! Carl recently caught this awesome looking Leacroft common at 29lb 8oz and after a little debate & closer inspection looks like its the ‘baby common’ up in.. read more →

Leacroft Mirror 22lb 15oz

Well done to Steve, pictured here holding a cracking 22lb 15oz Mirror carp, caught recently at Leacroft Pool. This is one of several Mirrors at Leacroft that has reach the 20lb mark and continues to grow at a steady pace. This fish was caught earlier this year at a similar weight, we are now post.. read more →

Catch Report – June Update

Just wanted to share a few recent captures from around the lakes, as you may be aware as the weather warmed up quite a lot recently which caused carp all over the country to spawn, non the less we have still had a few carp caught post spawning and still over 20lb. First of which.. read more →

Recent Blackfords 20′s

There have been a few 20lb+ carp out around our lakes recently to report on which is always great news for the fishery and a clear sign that the fish are is now really on the munch… Firstly Alex from Cannock Angling had a great little session on Leacroft recently landing two different 20′s with.. read more →

Cut Tail 24lb 12oz Leacroft April 2017

I recently popped up Leacroft for a few hours one evening, fishing as light a possible, armed only with 2 rods, net, cradle & a bit bait I was fortunate enough see a few fish roll which shortly  resulted in me landing the Cut Tail mirror at the biggest weight I’ve ever known it at.. read more →

New Blackfords Carp Record…33lb 8oz!!!

At long last the Big Common at Leacroft has been caught, there has been a long list of anglers chasing this common of late and nearly 9 months have past since its last capture, so you may say it was due! On Friday 24th March at around 8pm John Startin finally netted Leacrofts jewel, John is.. read more →